Great speaker for our Sept 8 Meeting
Jay Heck July 2013
Come to the meeting on Thursday to hear Jay Heck, executive director of Common Cause in Wisconsin (CC/WI). CC/WI is Wisconsin’s largest non-partisan citizens reform advocacy organization with more than 2,500 members.

Heck helps lead the bipartisan efforts that focus on campaign finance, election, and lobby reform, open meetings law and other issues concerning the promotion and maintenance of “clean,” open, responsive and accountable government. Come hear him speak on Common Cause and learn how you can participate or promote better government in Wisconsin.

Come see us!
THE NEW HEADQUARTERS of the Democratic Party of Walworth County has been open and buzzing with activity these past few weeks!  Members, volunteers, and friends have been stopping by to attend meetings, do some phone calling, get yard signs, buttons, and bumper stickers, or just dropping by to chat about the latest news. If you haven’t seen us yet, check us out.  The A/C is on so the place is cool, but the conversations are hot!  We’re located at 15 E. Walworth Street in Elkhorn.  Our phone is 262-427-1250 and here are the days and times we’ll be open in August:

  • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday  — 3-6 p.m.
  • Saturday —  10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Friday and Sunday — closed

If your membership has lapsed or you’ve been standing on the sidelines, but you want to make sure Trump doesn’t get elected, stand together with us now.    We’re offering an Election Year Special for only $10 a year!  Be proud to stand together with other like-minded Democrats in Walworth County to defeat the dangerous Trump agenda.  Here’s a few  membership benefits you get for your dues: Receive our local monthly newsletter so you can stay informed about what’s happening here in Walworth County.
•    Receive a reminder call for important events.
•    Automatic membership in the Wisconsin State Democratic Party.
•    Participate in free grassroots activist trainings.
•    Attend local monthly membership meetings as a voting member.
Stop by the Headquarters to join.  Or you can join at the next membership meeting.  It’s easy and quick.  We’re Stronger Together!

THE NEXT VOLUNTEER TRAINING will be held at the Headquarters in Elkhorn on Saturday, August 13, from 10:30-12:30.  Andrew Cohen, our Coordinated Campaign Organizer, presented 2 very successful Volunteer Trainings in July.  These trainings help volunteers have a better understanding of their role in a campaign and gives them useful tips and training on phone calling and door-to-door canvassing.  Our goal is to make the volunteer experience more comfortable, satisfying and fun!  Call Andrew at 412-760-3078 to register for this exciting workshop.

Interested in our Board Meetings?
The Walworth County Dems Board meets the first Wednesday of every month at 6:00pm. Members interested in attending are welcome.  These meetings are held in changing locations and private homes, so please email us for details.

You can email us at contact@walworthdems.org

Elections in 2016
Please check out our VOTING page  for more information.

August 9, 2016 – Fall Primary
Partisan ballots for Congress and WI Legislature

November 8, 2016 – Fall Partisan Election
Presidential Election plus State and Federal Representatives
County offices:  County Clerk, Register of Deeds, County Treasurer, District Attorney (DA files ballot access paperwork with the Government Accountability Board.)

You can discuss the issues with us on our Facebook page: facebook.com/WalworthCoDems. Join us online, in spirit and in person. We’d love to have you with us.